16-year-old beats a field of pros and collegiates, smashes Canadian youth record

June 5th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Winnipeg’s Victoria Tachinski, 16, defeated a field of pros and collegiates at the Music City Distance Carnival on Saturday setting a new Canadian record (Photo via Instagram).


Hooters throws 82-year-old beer miler a surprise birthday party

March 7th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos | No Comments »

Elvira Montes, an 82-year-old runner who completed a beer mile in December, got a surprise birthday party courtesy of Hooters recently.


Video: Canadian beer miler Lewis Kent on Ellen, gets one-year supply of beer

December 1st, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos | No Comments »

Canadian beer miler Lewis Kent appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Tuesday, the same day the University of Western Ontario student will be racing the Flotrack Beer Mile World Championships in Austin, Texas. […]


What it’s like to train for a beer mile world record

November 27th, 2015 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Running videos | No Comments »

Lewis Kent, the 21-year-old Canadian who recently crushed the beer mile world record, hooked up with our video team for an evening session of training. Kent is preparing for what should be the wildest […]


Record holder Lewis Kent hopes for a Canadian beer mile championships

November 23rd, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Elite Q+A | No Comments »

Lewis Kent dreams of a Canadian beer mile championships. He thinks the beer mile could become the next Red Bull Crashed Ice. Lewis Kent, a student at the University of Western Ontario in London, […]


Cross-country runners suspended after exchanging mid-race punches

October 28th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

In most instances runners will escape cross-country races with nothing more than a few scrapes and a pair of muddy shoes. Not at the Division II Great Lakes Valley Conference Championship in Kenosha, Wis. on […]


Fiona Benson wins women’s mile at Flotrack Throwdown

August 10th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Fiona Benson was the champion of the women’s mile at the Flotrack Throwdown in Portland over the weekend. She won the mile in 4:25:79– a PB by 18 seconds. This time is also the […]


Flocasts Inc. raises $8 million in funding

September 10th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

One of the major content producers of track and field coverage in North American and around the world, Flocasts Inc., recently reported raising $8 million in funding. The financing was announced earlier this month. Flocasts, an […]


Beer mile world championship scheduled for fall 2014

May 13th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

James Neilsen may have picked the right summer to get back in shape and break the beer mile world record. Flocasts, the company that owns Flotrack, have announced they will host an unofficial beer […]